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Whole Genome Sequencing (WGS) Symposium - WGS for the Food Industry - Current Procedures, Advances, Obstacles and Solutions

IFSH conference 2016
Institute for Food Safety and Health is hosting the follow-up to last year's very successful symposium. This year's theme will be "WGS for the Food Industry - Current Procedures, Advances, Obstacles and Solutions", May 22-23, 2017, held at the newly remolded Chicago Marriott Southwest Hotel in Burr Ridge, IL. Given the interest level of the subject and the outstanding speaker line-up, it will be a very well attended event.

We also have sponsorship opportunities available! Your organization may be interested in being a sponsor at the symposium. A sponsorship can be selected on line at the symposium registration site given below. If you select a WGS sponsorship online, please note that the included complimentary registrations will require a code which we will provide.

For any questions contact Armand Paradis at  708-563-8175 or


May 22, 9:00am to May 23, 4:30pm


Chicago Marriott Southwest Hotel
1200 Burr Ridge Pkwy
Burr Ridge, IL 60527

Who can attend?: 

This symposium is for food safety professionals from industry, academia and government in food processing, food safety, quality assurance, regulatory functions, public health administration, and those involved in developing or using pathogen detection equipment and methods.

Additional Instructions: 

How to register: 

Please visit this link for the event synopsis, attendee registration and a sponsorship enrollment. (Advance registration required)


Cindy Koschetz